The John Belson White Collection of Australian and Pacific Voyages, First Fleet Journals and Australiana

by Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers
April 5, 2017 6:30 PM AEST Live auction
Malvern, VC, AU | Auction Details

235 Lots


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Highlights of the first session include:

  • Péron and Freycinet’s Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes [Historique] (1807-16, complete with the two-part atlas augmented with the 25 plates normally found only in the second edition atlas of 1824)
  • Cook’s three voyages, offered separately (the third voyage, 1784, complete with the large folio atlas)
  • Parkinson (1773) and Forster (1777)
  • First Fleet journals by White (a hand-coloured copy), Hunter and Phillip
  • works by Dampier, Brosses, Bligh, La Perouse, Labillardière, Dillon and Wilkes
  • atlases by La Pérouse (Charts and Plates to La Pérouse's Voyage, London, 1798); Vandermaelan (Atlas Universel … Sixième Partie – Océanique, 1827); and Dumont d’Urville (the rare and magnificent atlas to accompany the hydrographic section of the official account of Dumont-d'Urville's second voyage, 1847)
  • rare Australian maps of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
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Payment: Bank transfer in Australian Dollars is our preferred method of payment.

Payments by credit card will incur a surcharge of 1% of the invoice total for Visa and Mastercard, and 2% for American Express.

Payments by PayPal will incur a surcharge of 2.5%.

Personal cheques in Australian Dollars will be accepted only by prior arrangement.

Payment may also be made in cash, by bank cheque in Australian Dollars.

Customers wishing to bid through our online bidding provider (Invaluable.com) will be asked to submit credit card details prior to registering. Unless alternative arrangements are made, invoices for items purchased through Invaluable will be charged to this credit card 4 business days after the issuance of the invoice.

Shipping Terms: Packing and despatch can be arranged by us and will be at the buyer's expense.

Please feel free to contact us for a postage quote.

Lots may be collected from the venue during or immediately after the sale, from 9 am to 5 pm, Friday 7 April, or by prior arrangement on the morning of Saturday 8 April.

Viewing Notes: Viewing at the venue in Melbourne 3-5 April, or by appointment at our Adelaide premises until 29 March